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Ornamentals and Drought Stress

Ornamentals So lets change gears and talk about the rest of the landscape. First, I have had a lot of reports of trees that leafed out and just suddenly [...]

Drought and Your Lawn

Well, hopefully the weather will change, but since this year is a solar minimum, it probably will remain on the dry side this year. The drought really started back [...]

Why Backflow Prevention Matters

We often get asked, "why do I need to get my backflow inspected?" Short answer is: it is the law. The long answer is better explained By Tom Crain's [...]

What does organic matter do in the soil?

As I thought about what to right this week, the topic of organic matter in soil came to mind. Many of our soils are defunct in this beneficial component.  [...]

Winter weather and Your Lawn

Lately I have been asked how this extreme winter weather will affect lawns in our area. Short answer is probably not much. My past experiences with weather conditions like [...]

Lawn Renovation

Like cars, carpet and furniture, grass too can become outdated. A lawn that is more than 8-10 years old is past it's prime. Older lawns are subject to contamination [...]